Iris-based authentication system to make prisoner release process more accurate. (Courtesy of the LASD)

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Dept Deploys Iris ID Technology

Iris ID, a leading provider of iris recognition technology, a Winner in the Annual 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program newly nominated to compete in the 2020 'ASTORS' Program, has been...
Asbestos fibers are microscopic, and no amount of exposure is safe, as it still poses a threat when inhaled or ingested.

What to Know About Asbestos (Learn More, Multi-Video)

Safety is a priority for the health and wellbeing of occupational workers, homeowners, and older adults everywhere. On the heels of National Safety Month, this is a time to recognize safety hazards that...
Capt. Bill Whitmire, Naval Construction Battalion Center commanding officer

New FRAGO Details ‘What Is & Isn’t Allowed’ for Service Members

Following the highest single-day of COVID-19 cases reported in Mississippi, (1,092 new cases of COVID-19 reported Thursday in Mississippi), the Navy has given more decisive guidance with specific details of what...
Adam Savage, best known as the former co-host and producer of the Discovery Channel television hit "MythBusters" and an honorary lifetime member of the International Association of Bomb technicians and investigators (IABTI), shares some important firework safety tips to help keep you and your family safe while celebrating the 4th of July.

Safety Still Rules this Fourth of July Says Adam Savage (See Multi-Video)

This year's July 4th holiday may look different from most, with many people celebrating from home due to social distancing restrictions still in place to help stop the spread of COVID-19. All too often,...
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272 NYPD Cops File for Retirement after George Floyd Death (Videos)

June 27, 2020 – In Breaking News – Fox News Cops are hanging up their handcuffs in huge numbers. The flurry of Finest farewells began after the police-involved killing of George Floyd on May 25,...
Camera Canvass Tracker makes investigation easier by providing access to surveillance camera information, without the necessity of to spend hours canvassing for surveillance cameras.

Camera Canvass Tracker Returns to Compete in 2020 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Camera Canvass Tracker, a patented pending technology used to simplify canvassing for surveillance cameras, a task done by investigators everyday, is pleased to announce they have been nominated to compete in their...
While others talk about mobility, HID Global cuts the cord to deliver truly mobile solutions for law enforcement officers, homeland security agents, military personnel and enterprises that need to identify and verify individuals anywhere, anytime — with speed, simplicity and accuracy.

HID NOMAD 30 Pocket Reader Competes in 2020 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

HID Global, who was recognized in Three Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Programs, is pleased to announce the HID NOMAD 30 Pocket Reader has been nominated to compete in the 2020...
"As we approach the July 4th holiday, I have directed the deployment and pre-positioning of Rapid Deployment Teams (RDT) across the country to respond to potential threats to facilities and property," said DHS Acting Secretary Chad Wolf. "While the Department respects every American’s right to protest peacefully, violence and civil unrest will not be tolerated."

DHS Deploys Rapid Deploy Teams to Fed Monuments Over the July 4th

Acting Secretary of Homeland Security, Chad F. Wolf, has announced the establishment of the DHS Protecting American Communities Task Force (PACT), a special task force to coordinate Departmental law enforcement agency...
With its ability to carry and deliver multiple payloads up to 4.4 lbs, an open architecture, and one of the fastest, most powerful embedded artificial intelligence (AI) computing devices available on a sUAS, the SkyRaider is redefining what’s possible with a man-packable UAS.

FLIR Wins $10M USMC Contract for SkyRaider Unmanned Aerial Systems

FLIR Systems, a Platinum Award Winner in the Annual ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program for Four Consecutive Years, has been awarded a $10 million contract to deliver dozens of its SkyRaider™ Unmanned Aerial...
In fiscal year 2019, HSI agents made nearly 4,000 arrests of transnational gang members; of those, more than 300 were tied to MS-13.

ICE HSI Arrests Get MS-13 Gang Members 27 & 30 Year Sentences

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), which was recognized in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program successfully executed arrests in Santa Cruz, California, which have resulted...